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Welcome to Bala-Cynwyd ...

Bala-Cynwyd is located in Montgomery County<1>.

Bala-Cynwyd is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bala-Cynwyd lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for Bala-Cynwyd: 19004<3>

Communities near Bala-Cynwyd ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bala-Cynwyd.

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Bala-Cynwyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bala-Cynwyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
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  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bala-Cynwyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bala-Cynwyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
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      • West Chester [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<5>
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Bala-Cynwyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bala-Cynwyd. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bala-Cynwyd.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bala-Cynwyd. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bala-Cynwyd.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bala-Cynwyd. See our Newspapers Page for Bala-Cynwyd.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bala-Cynwyd ...

Looking for more information about Bala-Cynwyd? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bala-Cynwyd, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bala-Cynwyd.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bala-Cynwyd. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bala-Cynwyd - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Bala-Cynwyd). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bala-Cynwyd or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bala-Cynwyd) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bala-Cynwyd. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bala-Cynwyd

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bala-Cynwyd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0063, Longitude: -75.2324    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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